54-Year-Old Man Dies, 17th Flu-Related Death In DallasDallas County Health and Human Services (DCHHS) is reporting the 17th flu-related death in Dallas County for the 2019- 2020 season.
North Texas School District Closes For Rest Of Week Due To Flu, Other IllnessesRio Vista ISD in Johnson County closed its doors early Tuesday and for the rest of the week due to the flu and other illnesses, the district announced.
When Is Flu Season?While seasonal influenza viruses can be detected year-round in the United States, flu viruses are most common during the fall and winter.
Second Child In Tarrant County Dies From Flu As Reports Increase This SeasonHealth officials in Texas have reported that a second child has died from the flu in Tarrant County.
Health Officials Say Hygiene Is Key To Preventing Cold & FluDoctors say the simplest way to avoid getting sick is to wash your hands, but many people aren’t doing it right or as often as they should.
With Increasing Flu Cases, Virtual Doctors Are Now Available Through AppHospitals and urgent care clinics are packed with sick patients right now. But, families can avoid the long wait times, by seeing a doctor right on their phone.
Outbreak Of E. Coli Infections Linked To Fresh Express Sunflower Crisp Chopped Salad KitsOf the three people hospitalized because of infection, one developed kidney failure.
US Health Officials Investigating E. Coli Outbreak In California-Grown Romaine LettuceThe U.S. Food and Drug Administration is investigating an E. coli outbreak that has sickened 40 people in more than a dozen states.
Health Professionals Brace For Tough Flu Season That Already Claimed Life Of 5-Year-OldAs health professionals are bracing for what's expected to be another tough flu season, a 5-year-old from the Rio Grande has died from the virus — the first child death of the season.
MedStar Crews Responding To More Cases Of The Flu In North TexasAs the end of the year gets closer, MedStar crews are treating more and more patients suffering from flu-like symptoms.
Dallas Mother Kaylene Bowen-Wright Sentenced To 6 Years In Prison For Son's Needless Medical ProceduresKaylene Bowen-Wright subjected her now 10-year-old son to years of needless medical procedures and surgeries.
Recall: Ready-To-Eat Curry Chicken Salad Sold At HEBBakkavor Foods USA, Inc. has recalled 1,913 pounds of ready-to-eat chicken salad products due to misbranding and undeclared allergens.
Texas Woman Pleads Guilty To Making Up Son's IllnessesA Texas woman accused of exposing her son to unneeded medical tests and procedures has pleaded guilty to recklessly causing injury to a child.
Research Shows Two Treatments Effective Against Deadly Ebola StrainNew research by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows two investigational Ebola treatments used in an ongoing outbreak could help patients recover from the deadly illness.
Kroger Recalls Frozen Berries That Might Have Hepatitis AGrocery stores owned by Kroger across the country are recalling store-label frozen berries because they might be contaminated with hepatitis A.